uOttawa’s most ambitious fundraising campaign ever seeks $400 million to support research, revitalize the campus and empower today’s students to change the world through “scholarship with a social purpose.”
Jeopardy! game show host Alex Trebek’s $2 million gift means uOttawa’s 196,000 alumni now have a place on campus to call their own.
Pause for thought
Thomas L. Friedman says accelerated change in everything from climate to technologies means pluralism and the golden rule of love thy neighbour are key to survival.
Anthony Bagnulo, senior test engineer for leading electric car company Tesla Motors, is on a mission to stop cars from burning fossil fuels. And he’s brought other uOttawa grads to join him.
Life after cancer
Researcher Sophie Lebel’s innovative contributions in psychosocial oncology offer help and hope for people living with the illness’s aftermath.
Art for all
Why Brendan A. de Montigny and Meredith Snider of up-and-coming art gallery PDA Projects believe Ottawa is on the brink of an artistic renaissance.
Peer help leads to success
Student mentoring project builds strong links among francophones on Glendon College campus in Toronto.
Convergence in the capital
Will robots steal our jobs? Can carbon-pricing save our planet? University professors and researchers will lead interdisciplinary talks on these questions and more at the 2015 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences.
3D printers on wheels
Makerspace, the Faculty of Engineering’s smash hit 3D-printing facility, is going mobile and coming to your neighbourhood.
Journey of an electrochemist
Over 50 years ago Ashok Vijh left India seeking adventure. He used science and smarts to find it.
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